Sonam Kapoor is an Indian film actress who appears in Bollywood films. Sonam is well known for her amazing dressing style and topped the list of best dressed celebrities by People magazine.
One of the latest stars in Bollywood. Sonam was born on June 9, 1985 in Chembur, Bombay, the daughter of movie star Anil Kapoor and Sunitha Kapoor.
She went to school in Mumbai at the Arya Vidya Mandir school in Juhu and then enrolled in the United World College of South East Asia to do her International Baccalaureate.
She has made her first appearance in Bollywood in 2007 in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Saawariya, where she played the leading lady Sakina, opposite Ranbir Kapoor. She was nominated for the Filmfare Best Female Debut Award, though the movie did not live up to the hype.
In 2009, Kapoor appeared in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Delhi-6, opposite Abhishek Bachchan. The movie did not do as well as expected. But Sonam stole the show with her dilli-waali look and the ‘Masakalli’ number.
In 2010, she has appeared in her father’s production, Aisha, with Abhay Deol. It is based on Jane Austen’s Emma. She is also working on I Hate Luv Storys with Imran Khan. The film went on to become her first box office success. She also appeared in the romantic comedy, Aisha, opposite Abhay Deol.
A lady of mixed interests she loves to read, write, paint, dance, go shopping, and play video games, basket-ball and squash. She is proficient in Sindhi, Hindi, English and Punjabi.
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